A Qualcomm executive, a former Oakland Raiders quarterback, a U.S. president’s deputy chief of staff and former “Gunsmoke” actor all have something in common: All spent a significant portion of their lives in Clovis.
This thing has been building since January, when Fresno State reconvened after a season in which winning the West Division in the Mountain West Conference seemed to carry no sway with the fan base or, for that matter, the players and coaches.
In California's fourth year of drought, officials are finding it increasingly difficult to fulfill their legal and contractual obligations to distribute water. Following a controversial decision to supplement water flows along the Trinity River out of tribal concerns for salmon populations, Central Valley farmers, who are fallowing land due to statewide irrigation cutoffs, are calling foul on the decision. Video by Brittany Peterson / McClatchy